Christy Lincoln, MA, LCPC

Christy Lincoln, LCPC


Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor

Areas of Focus:

  • Trauma-informed counseling for adults who grew up with mentally ill or personality disordered family members
  • PTSD and Complex Trauma
  • Childhood trauma and attachment wounds
  • Shame and imposter syndrome


BA, Psychology and Sociology, Capital University
MA, Feminist Clinical Psychology, New College of California

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Professional Background

Christy Lincoln, MA, LCPC, specializes in working with adults who have experienced childhood abuse and neglect. She has worked in many clinical settings, including her private practice, for over 20 years. Her areas of expertise include recovery from narcissistic abuse and healing from complex trauma. She teaches psychology at Sauk Valley Community College and Southern New Hampshire University. A zoologist at heart, she lives in rural Illinois with her family.